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English needed XXXIV.

Save the Chinese Typewriter
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/chinesetypewriter/save-the-chinese-typewriter

Researchers Uncover Ancient Shrine That May Hold Buddha’s Skull Bone
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2016/07/01/researchers-uncover-ancient-shrine-that-may-hold-buddhas-skull-bone_n_10776256.html

Don’t Go To China, African Migrants Tell Compatriots
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2016/07/01/african-migrants-china_n_10777278.html

Italy’s biggest Chinese community clashes with police near Florence Čítať ďalej

Najmizernejšia keramika

Ak ste boli v Číne, možno ste si všimli pouličných predajcov všeličoho teplého – od sladkých zemiakov po mäso.
Ak ste im nazreli do ohňa, asi ste nevideli žeravé uhlíky, ale horúce keramické valce, zopár centimetrov široké a zhruba toľko vysoké. Medzi hornou a dolnou podstavou sú plné asi ako malíček hrubých valcovitých dier, takže pripomínajú naše dierované tehly.
A ak by ste sa dostali do nejakej staršej čínskej domácnosti, je možné, že by ste ich zahliadli aj u nich v piecke. Bežný turista má skôr šancu vidieť ich zvyšky vonku, porozbíjané na záhradke vedľa domu spolu s okolo nich vyrastajúcimi dyňovitými zeleninami.
Zaujíma Vás načo vlastne valce slúžia? Čítať ďalej

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Až na jednu českú výnimku samé English needed, už XXXIII.

Big Brother is watching you: Chinese university sets up surveillance cameras to monitor classrooms, labs … even dormitories
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/1976098/big-brother-watching-you-chinese-university-sets-surveillance

Jonathan Kaufman: Trump Banning Reporters Echoes Nixon, China
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jonathan-kaufman/trump-banning-reporters-e_b_10484588.html

The Hottest Mailbox in Shanghai Has Fans Flocking for Photos
http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2016/06/16/the-hottest-mailbox-in-shanghai-has-fans-flocking-for-photos/

Hong Kong bookseller speaks out about detention in China Čítať ďalej

Júnové čítanie 2

English needed XXXII, ale aj Sinopsis.cz.

The Empire Strikes Back: The Battle of Sanyuanli
http://heredg.com/2016/05/the-empire-strikes-back/

Why Some Chinese Fail to See Racism in Qiaobi’s Viral Detergent Commercial
https://globalvoices.org/2016/06/01/why-some-chinese-fail-to-see-racism-in-qiaobis-viral-detergent-commercial/

Manufacturing activity
http://www.economist.com/news/economic-and-financial-indicators/21699927-manufacturing-activity

Beijing cracks down on scruffy ‘vest and slipper’ marriage registrations Čítať ďalej

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S jedinou výnimkou English needed XXXI.

Chinese bullet train in Venezuela stalls as alliance derails
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/1944754/chinese-bullet-train-venezuela-stalls-alliance-derails

Test Driven: Parents Protest Changes to University Entrance Exam
http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2016/05/15/test-driven-parents-protest-changes-to-university-entrance-exam/

Crime and Punishment of a Search Engine
https://chublicopinion.com/2016/05/15/crime-and-punishment-of-a-search-engine/

‘I let witch doctors steam my wife alive’: Chinese villagers defy government attempts to stamp out black magic Čítať ďalej